Tampa Bay News & Events

  • Talon Golf Management, LLC

    Talon Golf Management LLC, announces their formation as the alliance of three golf industry professionals to offer a full range of management, consulting, and marketing services available to all golf-related endeavors. With over 75 years of combined experience, Jeffrey King, Dana Saad and David Stewart are the principals of Talon Golf.  As own ...

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  • World's Top-Ranked Player Luke Donald Among List Expected to Play Transitions Championship

    Luke Donald, the top-ranked player in the world, and Matt Kuchar are among the names expected to join the usual stellar field for the 2012 Transitions Championship®, a field that will include defending champion Gary Woodland. Donald has publicly expressed his intention to participate after a one-year absence. He finished sixth in his last visi ...

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  • First Victories for Zhang & Stone at Viera East

    Terrence Zhang and Latanna Stone prevailed through cold and extremely windy conditions, to capture their respective division titles at the Florida Junior Tour's (FJT) Viera East Golf Club, in Viera, February 11-12.   Terrence Zhang, of Orlando, carded an impressive final round of even par 72 to capture his first career FJT title. Zhang would post ...

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  • Softgolf Has Arrived...Again!

    Softgolf is a full swing golf game played with a 4 ½ inch diameter foam ball and 3 large faced golf clubs... a 3 iron, an 8 iron and a putter. The holes are 12 inches in diameter. Because everything is on a larger scale when compared to conventional golf, the coordination is there for almost anyone to hit the ball. On a good hit the ball will t ...

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  • Free Public Event celebrates 3rd Anniversary of the Chi Chi Rodriguez Golf & Family Sports Complex

    The Chi Chi Rodriguez Golf & Family Sports Complex team invites the public to a free event featuring games, food, and prizes for all ages on Saturday May 12, 2012.   The event celebrates the 3rd anniversary of the Chi Chi Rodriguez Academy operating the 30 acre facility in North Clearwater and its renovations.   ...

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  • Dou & Odaiyar Capture Titles at Brooksville CC

    Zecheng Dou and Kristine Odaiyar captured their respective division titles at the Florida Junior Tour’s (FJT) event at Brooksville Country Club, in Brooksville, January 21-22. Zecheng Dou, of Davenport, went wire-to-wire for his first career FJT title. Dou posted a first round six-under par 66, which included eight birdies, to take a four stroke ...

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  • Now accepting entries for 2012 Championships!

    The Bear's Club and The Loxahatchee Club, in Jupiter, will be hosting the 95th State Amateur Championship. The Florida Open will be played at The Ritz-Carlton Members Club and Sara Bay Country Club, in Bradenton, and the Junior Amateur will be contested at Sawgrass Country Club and TPC Sawgrass, in Ponte Vedra Beach.  The FSGA is looking forward ...

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  • FSGA Lake Wales Winter Series Champions

    Mike Nealy captured the Winter Series event run by the Florida State Golf Association at Lake Wales Country Club in Lake Wales, January 9-10. He was joined in the winner’s circle by Tim Cox and Pat Vincelli, who won the Senior and Super Senior divisions respectively. Mike Nealy, of Boca Raton, prevailed in a playoff to win the 40-54 Division. Afte ...

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  • FSGA RULES OF GOLF SEMINARS NOW SCHEDULED

    The Florida State Golf Association has released the 2012 Rules of Golf Seminar schedule. The Rules of Golf Seminar is for golfers of all levels and kicks off on January 13, at Quail Ridge, in Boynton Beach. Throughout the year, the FSGA will conduct 16 Rules of Golf Seminars across the state. From 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, participants will partake in ...

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  • Tampa Bay's Premier PGA TOUR's Champions Tour Golf Tournament Returns As Tampa Bay Pro-Am

    Today the Tampa Bay Pro-Am Foundation, Inc. has announced that the event formerly known as the Outback Steakhouse Pro-Am, the premier Champions Tour event, is returning in 2012 with the new name Tampa Bay Pro-Am. In addition, Tampa Bay Lightning have been added as host of the 2012 golf tournament. This partnership, born out of a mutual commitment to s ...

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